Gilles & Boissier go to Biarritz
In Paris, Patrick Gilles and Dorothée Boissier live like this. You've probably seen this place — it's been making the rounds on the blogging and Pinterest circuit for about 2 years. It does not get old. Still fills me with Paris apartment feels and desires. Fun fact: My pals at South Hill Home are the Canadian source for those fantastic Gilles & Boissier sconces made by Pouenat, which have been often-imitated. These are the originals and you previously spotted them on The Design Edit in this bathroom designed by Montréalaise Geneviève Ghaleb.
Here's the setting of their getaway on the Basque coast where they like to play golf, surf and decorate. Yes please, yes please and yes please.
Their place is a total charmer on the outside with red shutters that immediately make me want to change my mind about painting the red shutters on our Whale Cottage on Prince Edward Island. Let's take a peek inside: